Tag Archive: Team

Top members of the Pixel team leaving doesn’t guarantee future failures

What they were doing wasn’t necessarily working — so might as well try something new.

While we’re all waiting for the Pixel 4a launch, and salivating for any Pixel 5 rumors, a new report from The Information has given us a look into what’s been happening behind closed doors in Google’s Pixel team — and on the face of it, it’s not good. Mark Levoy, one of the biggest champions of Google’s camera efforts, and Mario Queiroz, general  [Read More…]

Samsung and Google team up to bring RCS to Galaxy phones

Google’s RCS isn’t locked to Messages anymore.

What you need to know Samsung has worked with Google to enable RCS in Messages. Users of the Samsung Messages app will no longer need to rely on carrier-based RCS so long as Google supports RCS in their country or region. Samsung’s Messages app is the first non-Google made app to work with Google’s RCS implementation.

Samsung is enabling RCS support for more Galaxy phones in partnership with Google, the  [Read More…]

The WHO and WhatsApp team up to inform billions about coronavirus

Combating the spread of misinformation as a pandemic rages.

What you need to know The WHO is partnering with WhatsApp to make information around the novel coronavirus more easily accessible. The Health Alert service is currently available in English, with support for Spanish and Arabic slated for later this week. Facebook is working on partnering with nation-specific health ministries, while the WHO is considering extending its service to more messaging apps like Viber.

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NBA team to hold remaining games inside NBA 2K20 due to Coronavirus

The lack of a physical season isn’t stopping the Phoenix Suns.

What you need to know Due to Coronavirus spreading, the NBA season (and many other events) have been halted. One team, Phoenix Suns, has an idea for getting around this problem. The team has announced on Twitter that it plans to play the remaining games in NBA 2K20. The games will be streamed on Twitch.

The spread of COVID-19, or Coronavirus, has caused numerous cancellations all  [Read More…]

How to watch Team Giannis vs. Team LeBron online from anywhere

The captains have been announced, the drafts are complete and now the action is all set to start for this year’s NBA All-Star Game. LA Lakers legend LeBron James and reigning NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo both received the most fan votes and are once again the captains for this year’s exhibition match which showcases 24 of the league’s star players.

The format of this year’s All-Star Game has been changed somewhat, with some of those changes made in  [Read More…]

Sony is shutting down UK-based first-party team Manchester Studio

Not much was known about this PlayStation VR-focused studio and now it is being closed.

What you need to know In 2015, Sony quietly announced North West Studio (later named Manchester Studio). This team was being built to focus on the development of PlayStation VR titles. Sony confirmed today that Manchester Studio was being closed. Media Molecule and London Studio are the only remaining UK studios in Sony Worldwide Studios.

In 2015, Sony opened a new studio  [Read More…]

Celebrate your team with these epic sports cases

If you’re going to grab a case for your phone, it should do more than just protect your phone from scratches, scuffs, and drops. It should show some personality and show your team spirit! Whether you’re a footballer — either kind — basketballer or prefer to take your phone out to the ball game, chances are you can find a high-quality case that matches your team and your phone.

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Amazon and Onida team up to launch first Fire TV Edition smart TVs in India

After North America and Europe, Amazon has finally launched its first Fire TV Edition smart TVs in India.

What you need to know Amazon has partnered with Onida to bring Fire TV Edition smart TVs to the Indian market. The Onida Fire TV Edition comes in two sizes – 32-inch and 43-inch. Both models will be available for purchase via Amazon.in starting from December 20.

Amazon today announced the launch of new Fire TV Edition smart TVs  [Read More…]

Project Zero team finds bug in Pixel, Huawei, Samsung and other devices

An exploit of this bug was being used in the wild and allegedly originates from Israeli cyber intelligence firm NSO Group.

What you need to know Google’s Project Zero found the 0-day vulnerability in the wild. It affects a bunch of devices, including the Galaxy S7, S8, S9, and Pixel 1 and 2. Google’s already issued a patch, but manufacturers will need to push it out manually.

Google’s Project Zero security research team has reported a 0-day  [Read More…]

Fortnite and Batman team up in latest crossover to the battle royale game

What you need to know Another Fortnite crossover is here, this time with the legendary superhero Batman. Fortnite’s Tilted Town has been made over to look like Gotham City, and has new, Batman-themed items in it for players to try out. New cosmetic skins, items, and limited-time challenges are available until October 1.

The world of Fortnite continues to get even bigger, as another iconic franchise is set to appear inside the game when Batman and Fortnite crossover.  [Read More…]